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Ying Tan Repeats as NE Champion!

By | June 19, 2018

Congratulations to Ying Tan, who once again took first place in the 2018 NE Closed Championship! The 2017 Champion led from wire to wire, and richly deserved his repeat title. Thanks to Mike Gooch for directing, and to John Linscott for providing the playing space. Final standings: Ying Tan 4.5 Mike Mills 2.5 Steve Cusumano‚Ķ Read More »

Ying Tan is the 2017 Nebraska State Champion!

By | April 6, 2017

Ying Tan was the surprise winner of the 2017 Nebraska Closed Championship. Held April 1&2 in Lincoln, Tan scored 4.0/5 to take first place – not a bad result for the lowest rated player in the field! Steve Cusumano finished clear second with a score of 3.5/5. Full results are available at: http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201704020842